[KwartzLab] Atmospheric Vortex Engine to be built in Sarnia
kpmartin at thinkage.ca
Fri Dec 14 13:57:39 EST 2012
At first is sounded like a lot of hokum... If you leave spin in the exhaust that is kinetic energy you are losing. But it is indirectly explained that the rotation essentially acts as a vertical extension to the physical stack, thus giving the draft of a tall stack using a shorter stack. Still not convinced though...
" A full-scale facility, one capable of generating 200 megawatts, would need to be 100 meters in diameter and stretch many kilometres high." As if they are going to allow construction of a windshear generator anywhere even remotely near an airport...
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